Fort Wayne Insider Blog

Tag - Festivals and Special Events

Posted on February 06, 2019 at 12:00:00 pm by Emma C.

Young Adults in Fort Wayne, Indiana? No Problem!

I used to think to be a teen in Fort Wayne, Indiana was difficult, but there are so many activities, especially during the summer, that are perfect for young adults!

Regardless of your age or where you’re from, never be afraid to stop by the Visitors Center! The visitor specialists can help you find something to do around town no matter what you like to do (and maybe even give you a deal too). So if you are a teen or just want to feel like a kid again, Fort Wayne is the place for you!

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Posted on December 17, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Emma C.

Best New Year's Eve Events in Fort Wayne

And just like that - 2018 has flown by! Whether you’re ready to dance the night away or would prefer to be to sleep by your bedtime, Fort Wayne, Indiana offers something for everyone to do on the 31st!

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Posted on August 19, 2016 at 8:00:00 am by Amber F.

Taste of the Arts- Food to Look Forward To

For a foodie like me, Taste of the Arts is a dream come true. Every year, in late August, Arts United transforms Main Street and the surrounding area into a regional festival celebrating the arts. The event features music, dance, fine arts, theatre, history, and local food. The proceeds raised fund arts and culture programs and organizations. There’s only one thing better than a food festival—one that also raises money to support organizations that improve the quality of life in our community.

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Posted on June 10, 2016 at 1:00:00 pm by Kayleen R.

Greek Fest 2016

Young Greek dancers swayed and shouted encouragement to each other as they stepped through intricate Greek line dances in unison. Holding hands, sometimes up, sometimes down, they tapped their toes which of course, made mine tap too!

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Posted on May 18, 2016 at 11:00:00 am by Lauren C.

Get out and about this June in Fort Wayne!

Fort Wayne really comes alive in the summer. There are plenty of activities sure to appeal to a wide variety of interests and ages. Here are a few to add to your "must do" list:

Germanfest Lunch on the Plaza Logo TinCaps Baseball Game
Lunch on the Plaza: Catch food trucks and great local music acts downtown at Freimann Square 11:30 p.m. -
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Posted on December 03, 2015 at 3:00:00 am by Jessa C.

Free in Fort Wayne: Winter Edition

*This post was updated in November 2017.*

 

During the summer, it may be great to get out and enjoy the weather and catch a quick and cheap bite from a food truck, but during the winter, it can be hard to even want to get out of the house. The Midwest winter months can be brutal, but we can make it a little better with many free and nearly free options.

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Posted on November 23, 2015 at 10:00:00 am by Louisa D.

Embassy’s Festival of Trees Shimmers with Christmas Treasures

The minute you walk into the Embassy Theater lobby, it feels like Christmas. Brilliant twinkling lights, pine branches, surprises tucked into the branches of fir trees -it's an awesome experience.

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Welcome to the Festival of Trees at the Embassy Theatre in downtown Fort Wayne.

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Posted on October 30, 2014 at 10:00:58 am by Holley T.

ENJOY the corn in Indiana!

Driving down the country roads coming into Fort Wayne from almost any direction, you'll run into your fair share of corn fields. The thick green stalks swaying gently in the wind, their leaves rustling crisply - corn fields bring to mind great summer memories, Field of Dreams visions of ... More ›

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